Technology Enhanced Classrooms (TEC)
AKA: Smart Classrooms
Nearly every classroom at CSUMB is technology-enhanced ("smart"). These rooms include a digital projector, workstation, laptop connection, VCR and AV equipment.
- AV Cabinet
- Smart Panel
- Projector Remotes
- TEC Loadsets (Software)
- Closed Caption Decoders
- List of all TEC Classrooms (Link goes to Resource 25)
The majority of TEC's at CSUMB have their equipment stored in an AV cabinet. In order to access the AV cabinet, you need a special key called Marlok. You do not need access to the cabinet to use the projector with the workstation.
1. Power On
Press and hold the button "Projector" for 3-5 seconds
Note: Projector requires a few minutes to warm up before image appears.
2. Source Select
Press and hold button under source label(Computer, Computer2, VCR or Auxiliary Video) for 2-3 seconds. The label will turn blue when source is active.
3. Adjusting Volume
Press the up or down arrow to adjust levels. The current volume level is indicated by the number of green dots.
4. Power Off
Press and hold the Projector Off button for 2 seconds. The projector warm up light will turn red and the panel shuts off.
There are at least two different remotes and they will vary depending on the type of projector installed in the room. Below you will find instructions the two most common.
Close Caption Decoders are available in all TEC locations. Instructions on the use of the equipment is posted on the media cabinet.
In general, the TEC loadset includes the Basic, Lab and Special Title loadsets. We have all the details of each TEC in a special database called OtterSpace.